Over £2.1M awarded to organisations across Scotland in September
We are delighted to announce our funding recipients from September 2023. 63 organisations received over £2.1M to support their work to alleviate poverty and trauma across Scotland.
Public Debt and Arrears – Policy and practice solutions
Our latest report around Public Debt and Arrears in Scotland has highlighted existing good practice and key actions that can be taken by local authorities to support struggling households.
A conversation with The Robertson Trust about 'big change that lasts' through our Programme Awards
Do you want to hear about what we mean by ‘big change that lasts’ through our Programme Awards and what this might mean for our soon-to-be launched Education Pathways open call? Join us on Wednesday 11th October to find out more.
Investing in big change that lasts in our Education system in Scotland
DonnaMarie Steel, our Programmes and Practice Officer, shares her insights and learning from our Education Pathways work so far and provides an update on upcoming opportunities under this theme.
Our search is open: could you be one of our four new Trustees?
We are now seeking four new Trustees to join our board in the new year. Our Chief Executive, Jim McCormick, reflects on the past three years since the start of the Trust’s strategy, and shares what is on the horizon for us.
Join our Board: We're Looking for Four Trustees!
Could you help us to build lasting solutions to poverty and trauma in Scotland? We're looking for four new board members. Our closing date for applications is Sunday, 22nd October.
Over £2.5M awarded to organisations across Scotland in August
We are delighted to announce our funding recipients from August 2023. 64 organisations received over £2.5M to support their work to alleviate poverty and trauma across Scotland.
Meet the Funders - Dundee
We are delighted to be hosting a Funders Fayre on Tuesday, 12th September, in partnership with Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action, where we can help connect local organisations with key funders.
Over £1.6M awarded to organisations across Scotland in July
We are delighted to announce our funding recipients from July 2023. 65 organisations received just over £1.6M to support their work to alleviate poverty and trauma across Scotland.
Meet with our Funding Team 1:1 in August
Do you want to have a chat about a potential application? As part of our ongoing support, The Robertson Trust has 1:1 sessions available for new applicants between 10am – 2pm, with multiple appointments available on Wednesday 30th August 2023.
Invitation to Tender: Social Impact Investment
We are looking to appoint Social Impact Investment Expert Advisors for two years to work with us to focus on solutions to poverty and trauma in Scotland. The closing date for applications is Tuesday, 5th September (12PM)
Vacancy: Finance Assistant
We are currently looking for a Finance Assistant to help us make a real difference to reducing poverty and trauma in Scotland. The closing date for applications is 6th August 2023.
Standing with Refugees
Our Response to the Illegal Migration Bill becoming Law.
Guest Blog: Alyson Laird
Alyson Laird is the Campaigns Officer for The Poverty Alliance and has a key role in coordinating and delivering #ChallengePoverty Week. In this blog, Alyson talks about how you can get involved in Challenge Poverty Week 2023, which will take place between the 2nd and 8th of October.
Over £2.4M awarded to organisations across Scotland in June
We are delighted to announce our funding recipients from June 2023. 73 organisations received just over £2.4M to support their work to alleviate poverty and trauma across Scotland.